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Titlesort descending Instructor Quarter Day, Time, Location GER
CLASSICS 145
Early Christian Gospels (RELIGST 132D)
An exploration of Christian gospels of the first and second century. Emphasis on the variety of images and interpretations of Jesus and the good...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
9:00am - 10:15am
70-72A1
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 391
Early Empires: Han and Rome
(Formerly CLASSHIS 344.) This course systematically compares the Han Empire and the Roman Empire in order to provide insight into the distinctive...
Not given this year
CLASSICS 121
Ecology in Philosophy and Literature
(Formerly CLASSGEN 116.) The basic principles of ecological thinking, exploring the ways that different writers represent and relate to the natural...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
12:35pm - 2:05pm
110-112
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-EthicReas, WAY-A-II, WAY-ER
CLASSICS 183
Economy and Economics of Ancient Greece (ECON 114)
(Formerly CLASSHIS 114.) Cultural and political background for Athens of the 5th and 4th century BC. Athenian economy of the 4th century BC. Economic...
Amemiya, T
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:50am
Econ 139
GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 87
Egyptomania! The Allure of Ancient Egypt Over the Past 3,500 Years (HISTORY 244)
Why does Egypt fascinate us? From Napoleon¿s invasion to Katy Perry¿s latest music video, we have interpreted ancient Egyptian history and mythology...
2014-2015 Winter
Thursday
4:15pm - 7:05pm
200-107
WAY-A-II, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 21Q
Eight Great Archaeological Sites in Europe
(Formerly CLASSART 21Q.) Preference to sophomores. Focus is on excavation, features and finds, arguments over interpretation, and the place of each...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
9:00am - 9:50am
110-101
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II, Writing 2
CLASSICS 21Q
Eight Great Archaeological Sites in Europe
(Formerly CLASSART 21Q.) Preference to sophomores. Focus is on excavation, features and finds, arguments over interpretation, and the place of each...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:00am - 10:50am
School of Education 230
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II, Writing 2
CLASSICS 335
Ekphrasis in Antiquity
What is "ekphrasis"? How was it theorized and practiced in antiquity? Description, interpretation, and the senses; The relationship between the...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
110-112
CLASSICS 142
Emperor, Explorer, and God: Alexander the Great in the Global Imagination (RELIGST 109)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 109.) This course will survey the changing image of Alexander the Great from the Hellenistic world to the contemporary. We shall...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
3:15pm - 5:05pm
260-002
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 162
Empire and Aftermath: Greek Art from the Parthenon to Scopas (ARTHIST 102, ARTHIST 302)
The class begins with the art, architecture and political ideals of Periclean Athens, from the emergence of the city as the political and cultural...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
9:30am - 10:45am
Art4
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 168
Engineering the Roman Empire (ARCHLGY 118)
(Formerly CLASSART 117.) Roman monuments and monumental space were designed to impress. This class explores the interrelated aesthetics and...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 12:30pm
320-107
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 301
Gateways to Classics
(Formerly CLASSGEN 300A.) Focus on skills, methodologies and approaches in the study of Classics topics, with attention both to histories of the...
2014-2015 Autumn
CLASSICS 32
Gender and Power in Ancient Greece (FEMGEN 17)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 17.) Introduction to the sex-gender system of ancient Greece, with comparative material from modern America. How myths, religious...
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
12:15pm - 1:05pm
300-303
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 36
Gender and Power in Ancient Rome
(Formerly CLASSGEN 119.) Interactions of gender and power in ancient Roman politics, religion, spectacles, and daily life. Masculinity and...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
11:00am - 12:30pm
160-124
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 36
Gender and Power in Ancient Rome
(Formerly CLASSGEN 119.) Interactions of gender and power in ancient Roman politics, religion, spectacles, and daily life. Masculinity and...
2014-2015 Winter
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 76
Global History: The Ancient World (HISTORY 1A)
This course examines the emergence of "world empires"-- the first way of constituting a world-- in four regions of the eastern hemisphere from the...
Mark Lewis
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 12:30pm
Art2
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-ED, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 14
Greek and Latin Roots of English
(Formerly CLASSGEN 9) Goal is to improve vocabulary, comprehension of written English, and standardized test scores through learning the Greek and...
2014-2015 Summer
Tuesday Thursday
1:15pm - 3:05pm
CLASSICS 163
Greek Art In and Out of Context (ARTHIST 203)
The seminar considers Greek artifacts in the context of Greek life (including the life of the workshop), and the endless ways in which craftsmen...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
Art103
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 31
Greek Mythology
(Formerly CLASSGEN 18.) The heroic and divine in the literature, mythology, and culture of archaic Greece. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of...
2014-2015 Spring
Friday
9:00am - 9:50am
250-108
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 31
Greek Mythology
(Formerly CLASSGEN 18.) The heroic and divine in the literature, mythology, and culture of archaic Greece. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of...
2014-2015 Spring
Thursday
12:15pm - 1:05pm
260-011
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 31
Greek Mythology
(Formerly CLASSGEN 18.) The heroic and divine in the literature, mythology, and culture of archaic Greece. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
12:15pm - 1:05pm
260-113
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 31
Greek Mythology
(Formerly CLASSGEN 18.) The heroic and divine in the literature, mythology, and culture of archaic Greece. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of...
2014-2015 Summer
Monday Wednesday
1:15pm - 2:45pm
110-112
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 205A
Greek Syntax: Prose Composition (CLASSICS 105A)
(Formerly CLASSGRK 175A/275A.) Review of Greek grammar and instruction in Greek prose composition skills. Begins sixth week of Winter Quarter and...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
12:35pm - 2:05pm
110-204
CLASSICS 205B
Greek Syntax: Prose Composition (CLASSICS 105B)
(Formerly CLASSGRK 175B/275B.) Review of Greek grammar and instruction in Greek prose composition skills. Begins sixth week of Winter Quarter and...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:30am
110-204
CLASSICS 105A
Greek Syntax: Prose Composition (CLASSICS 205A)
(Formerly CLASSGRK 175A/275A.) Review of Greek grammar and instruction in Greek prose composition skills. Begins sixth week of Winter Quarter and...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
12:35pm - 2:05pm
110-204
CLASSICS 105B
Greek Syntax: Prose Composition (CLASSICS 205B)
(Formerly CLASSGRK 175B/275B.) Review of Greek grammar and instruction in Greek prose composition skills. Begins sixth week of Winter Quarter and...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:30am
110-204
CLASSICS 173
Hagia Sophia (ARTHIST 208)
By employing a methodology based in psychoacoustics, semiotics, and phenomenology, this course explores the relationship among sound, water, marble,...
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 382
High-Stakes Politics: Case Studies in Political Philosophy, Institutions, and Interests (POLISCI 231)
Normative political theory combined with positive political theory to better explain how major texts may have responded to and influenced changes in...
Not given this year
CLASSICS 196
Humanities+Design: Visualizing the Grand Tour (CLASSICS 396, DLCL 396, HISTORY 336E)
Study of the eighteenth-century Grand Tour of Italy through visualization tools of the digital age. Critical readings in both visual epistemology and...
CLASSICS 396
Humanities+Design: Visualizing the Grand Tour (DLCL 396, HISTORY 336E)
Study of the eighteenth-century Grand Tour of Italy through visualization tools of the digital age. Critical readings in both visual epistemology and...
Nicole Coleman
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday
3:15pm - 6:05pm
50-51P
CLASSICS 258
Iconoclasm (ARTHIST 209C, ARTHIST 409, CLASSICS 158, REES 409)
Iconoclasm, iconophobia, and aniconism as markers of cultural transformation of the Mediterranean in the 7th-9th centuries. The identity crisis in...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
CLASSICS 158
Iconoclasm (ARTHIST 209C, ARTHIST 409, CLASSICS 258, REES 409)
Iconoclasm, iconophobia, and aniconism as markers of cultural transformation of the Mediterranean in the 7th-9th centuries. The identity crisis in...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
CLASSICS 243
Images of Women in Ancient China and Greece (CHINGEN 143, CHINGEN 243, CLASSICS 143)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 153/253.) Representation of women in ancient Chinese and Greek texts. How men viewed women and what women had to say about...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
2:15pm - 3:30pm
200-201
GER WAY_ED: Engaging Diversity; GER WAY_SI: Social Inquiry
CLASSICS 143
Images of Women in Ancient China and Greece (CHINGEN 143, CHINGEN 243, CLASSICS 243)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 153/253.) Representation of women in ancient Chinese and Greek texts. How men viewed women and what women had to say about...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
2:15pm - 3:30pm
200-201
GER:EC-Gender, WAY-ED, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 248
Imperishable Heroes and Unblemished Goddesses: Myth, Ritual, and Epic in Ancient Iran (CLASSICS 148, RELIGST 209E, RELIGST 309E)
Designed as a broad introduction to the world of ancient Iran, students will be introduced to the Indo-European inheritance in ancient Iranian...
Not given this year
CLASSICS 148
Imperishable Heroes and Unblemished Goddesses: Myth, Ritual, and Epic in Ancient Iran (CLASSICS 248, RELIGST 209E, RELIGST 309E)
Designed as a broad introduction to the world of ancient Iran, students will be introduced to the Indo-European inheritance in ancient Iranian...
Not given this year
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 28N
Inequality: the Last 100,000 Years (HISTORY 15N)
(Formerly CLASSHIS 13N.) This seminar traces the evolution of resource inequality from the Stone Age to the present. Only this long-term perspective...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
3:15pm - 4:45pm
Thornt207
CLASSICS 4L
Intensive Beginning Latin
(Formerly CLASSLAT 10/210) Equivalent to a year of beginning Latin (three quarters; CLASSICS 1L, 2: and 3L), this course is designed to teach the...
2014-2015 Summer
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00am - 11:50am
Language
CLASSICS 9G
Intensive Biblical Greek (JEWISHST 5G, RELIGST 171X)
Equivalent to two quarters of Biblical Greek (CLASSICS 6G, 7G). Students will learn the core of New Testament Greek with the goal of learning to...
2014-2015 Summer
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:30am - 12:00pm
20-22K
CLASSICS 12G
Intermediate Greek: Herodotus - the father of history?
(Formerly CLASSGRK 102.) Herodotus of Halicarnassus (ca. 484 - 426) has often been celebrated as the "father of history." But the promised "display...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
9:00am - 10:30am
160-120
Language
CLASSICS 13G
Intermediate Greek: Homer
(Formerly CLASSGRK 103.) We will read selected episodes from the Odyssey in Greek, and the entirety of the poem in translation. Our primary goal will...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
12:35pm - 2:05pm
80-113
Language
CLASSICS 11G
Intermediate Greek: Prose
(Formerly CLASSGRK 101.) Transition to reading narrative: Lucian, with selections from Plato and New Testament. Grammar review and vocabulary-...
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
2:15pm - 3:45pm
110-204
Language
CLASSICS 13L
Intermediate Latin: Cicero and Catullus
(Formerly CLASSLAT 103.) In this class you will practice with and reinforce the advanced vocabulary, forms, and syntax of classical Latin you have...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
12:15pm - 1:05pm
20-22K
Language
CLASSICS 11L
Intermediate Latin: Introduction to Literature
(Formerly CLASSLAT 101.) Phonology, morphology, semantics, and syntax. Readings in prose and poetry. Analysis of literary language, including rhythm...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
12:15pm - 1:05pm
Green Library 351
Language
CLASSICS 12L
Intermediate Latin: Plautus
(Formerly CLASSLAT 102.) A close study of two plays by the brilliant comic dramatist of the 2nd Century BC. The course will develop confidence and...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 12:30pm
60-118
Language
CLASSICS 112
Introduction to Greek Tragedy: Gods, Heroes, Fate, and Justice (TAPS 167)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 110.) Gods and heroes, fate and free choice, gender conflict, the justice or injustice of the universe: these are just some of...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
2:15pm - 3:45pm
110-112
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 52
Introduction to Roman Archaeology (ARCHLGY 81)
(Formerly CLASSART 81.) This course will introduce you to the material culture of the ancient Roman world, from spectacular imperial monuments in...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
1:15pm - 2:05pm
100-101K
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 51
Introduction to the Archaeology of Greece (ARCHLGY 51)
An introduction to the archaeology of ancient Greece, from the first city states through the cultural achievements of classical Athens to the...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:00am - 10:50am
School of Education 210
CLASSICS 56
Introduction to the Visual Arts: Prehistoric through Medieval (ARTHIST 1A)
A survey of the art and architecture from the cave paintings of Lascaux to the Gothic Cathedrals of France; the material is organized both...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
11:00am - 11:50am
Art2
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 54
Introduction to World Architecture (ARTHIST 3)
This lecture course surveys the history of architecture and urbanism, from the first societies to the present, in Europe, West and East Asia, the...
Barry, F
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
11:00am - 11:50am
Herrin T175
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II

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